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Compose toolbar

Compose toolbar can be used to add components to your elements (e.g. pictures, sounds, video, etc.). This toolbar can be found on the main toolbar (if visible) or displayed with Window : Toolbars : Compose on the main menu (you must choose File : Level : Middle or Professional for the Window item to be available on the main menu):

An alternative way of adding components to your elements is to choose from Edit : Add components menu. 

Here is the use of individual buttons:

All component buttons listed above make it possible to add new components to the element display area. To add a component to an element you need three mouse clicks:

  1. on the button corresponding to the component type of choice
  2. on the top-left corner of the area where the component is to be placed
  3. on the bottom-right corner of the component area

For example, to create a simple text component: click the text button, click two points over the element display area, and type in the text.
To create a simple image component: click the image button, click two points over the element, right-click the newly created image rectangle, choose Import file on the image component pop-up menu and select an image to display
To create a simple sound component: click the sound button, click two points over the element, right-click the newly created sound rectangle, choose Import file on the sound component pop-up menu and select a sound file to play